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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Prevention Messages Should Do More to Address "Multiple Sexual Partnerships," BMJ Article Says

There "would be no global AIDS pandemic were it not for multiple sexual partnerships," and more should be done to encourage people to reduce their number of sexual partners, according to an "Education and debate" article written by officials from... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

San Francisco Chronicle Publishes Letters to the Editor Responding to Article on Impact of loveLife HIV/AIDS Prevention Campaign

An article in the San Francisco Chronicle by freelance author Rena Singer last week examined loveLife , South Africa's national HIV prevention program for youth and one of the largest HIV/AIDS prevention programs in the world ( Kaiser Daily... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Articles on HIV Prevention in U.S.; KNOW HIV/AIDS Launches "The Know is Spreading" Campaign; Fact Sheet on Number of HIV/AIDS Cases in Hurricane-Affected Areas

"Families Living With HIV ," AIDS Care : M.J. Rotheram-Borus and colleagues from the University of California-Los Angeles write that the HIV/AIDS epidemic's early focus on individuals has become "inadequate" and that family-based models of... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Saw the article about you in yesterday's newspaper

Hey Dr. BobI was reading the San Jose Mercury News coverage of the HIV/AIDS epidemic's 25th anniversary and there you were!!! "The HIV-Positive Robin Hood" indeed!!!!I'll reprint the article below for those who may not have seen...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Yes, that was me. I kind of like the Robin Hood moniker. Now where are all my Merry Men in those spandex tights?I'm sure the medical writer at the San Jose Mercury News would be thrilled to hear you are pleased with her work.Stay well.Dr.... Read more »

hi! What do you think of this article, Dr. Bob?

http://news.yahoo.com/s/yblog_thelookout/20110603/us_yblog_thelookout/first-man-functionally-cured-of-hiv#mwpphu-containerFirst Man 'functionally cured" of HIV. (Title of article).Is this promising? And how would you know if you (or...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi.Yes, the article is accurate. Check out my three-part blog "The Search for a Cure Heats Up," which can be easily accessed on The Body's blog page. We've been closely monitoring Timothy Ray Brown's story for a number of... Read more »

is this just another snakeoil article

Fight HIV and AIDS NaturallyThis report covers several safe and natural supplements that help your body combat AIDS and the HIV virus. They are all excellent, with the first two being the ones you most likely should focus on. An essential oil...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,If I had to (on pain of death) choose between this crap and snake oil, I'd probably choose the snake oil. It would have a better chance of working.The answer to your inquiry can be found in the disclaimer: "These statements have not... Read more »

Please refute this article regarding adherence and resistance

Dr. Young,Ouch. I though adherence was the key to maintaining the advantage against hiv. But this article points that good patients do worse then problem patients. Ouch, please can you refute this study.Abigail Good Pill-Taking Patients -- Not...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
It's not my job to refute published articles, but rather to comment on them.I'm quite aware of the UCSF study's results and actually agree with the findings-- bear in mind that this study looks at the kind of resistance seen among... Read more »
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Interesting Article

Posted by Anonymous
An interesting article from my hometown paper:

AIDS vaccine developed by 2007 is possible, scientists say

Friday, July 14, 2000

By Michael Woods, Post-Gazette National Bureau







DURBAN, South Africa -- Scientists expressed new optimism yesterday that an... Read more »

CNN Article - HIV & Unsafe sex

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
After reading the following article, I was wondering others opinion. In my view, people that are HIV+ and know they are HIV+ and continue to have unprotected sex with others, should be considered as attempted murderers. I mean they have a deadly... Read more »

A Wall Street Journal Article about drug holidays.

Posted by Anonymous
I believe that this is something everyone on these drugs should talk to their doctors about.

The Wall Street Journal, Monday, January 25, 1999 Cocktail Break: HIV Patients Who Quit Drug Combo and Thrive Offer Researchers Clues --- Studies Will See... Read more »

2001 articles, Men and HIV/AIDS

Posted by Anonymous
The Body, 2001: Men, epidemiology fact sheet:

Over 70% of Hiv infections occur through sex between men and women. Yet in most regions of the world 2/3 or more with Hiv are men. 53% of all people with hiv are men.
5% to 10% occur through sex... Read more »